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Eyam Woodlands, Derbyshire

Historical Description

Eyam Woodlands, a township in Eyam parish, Derbyshire, 2 miles NE of Eyam, and near Hassop station on the M.R. Post, money order, and telegraph office, Eyam, under Sheffield. The township comprises Grindleford Bridge. Acreage, 1026; population, 266. The Duke of Devonshire is lord of the manor. Divine service is conducted in the schoolroom at Grindleford Bridge, and there is also a Reformed Wesleyan chapel. See EYAM.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England & Wales, 1894-5

Church Records

Ancestry.co.uk, in conjunction with the Derbyshire Record Office, have the Church of England Baptisms (1538-1916), Marriages and Banns (1538-1932), and Burials (1538-1991) online.


Land and Property

A full transcript of the Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for Derbyshire is online.


Newspapers and Periodicals

The British Newspaper Archive have fully searchable digitised copies of the following Derbyshire papers online: